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trafficking. Hillary Clinton noted, “This year there is a new urgency, the economic crisis fuels human trafficking in Cambodia.” [Sen10]. Similarly, women have opted to abandon their jobs of low pay and long working hours, to join sex trade. The rising demand for cheap sexual services has resulted to the sexualization of females is the core factor influencing sex trafficking as it favors and targets young people. The sexualization of girls results to a perception that they are sex objects by the society, which leads to sexual harassment such as pornography [Ver13]. Gender and racism are cultural factors influencing human and sex trafficking [Sta13]. Gender is a crucial element of sex promoted by women’s treatment, adaptation and how they cope with cultural values and norms. African Americans are observed to be more victimized to compromise their study and fall prey to the sex trade in tender ages [Sta13]. Others causes of sex trafficking include; family neglect, inadequate protection, social conflicts and natural calamities that expose children to inefficient mechanisms of protection [Sen10] Stages of the Trafficking process
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LITERATURE REVIEW FOR SEX TRAFICKING 4 Fig. 1. Conceptual model: Stages of the human trafficking process. Adapted from “Human trafficking and health: A conceptual model to inform policy, intervention and research” by Zimmerman, C., Hossain, M., & Watts, C. (2011).. Social Sciences and Medicine , 327-335. In the recruitment stage , vulnerable people fall to deception, job offers and even abduction for exploitation by close individuals or employment and travel agencies. The trafficking stage starts when one departs the point of transit and to the location of exploitation. Detention stage is a period when the victims of sex trafficking agree to collaborate with the police, are detained or are in the custody of the state authorities. Prison facilities are unhygienic exposing those in official custody to health and safety risks. In Integration and reintegration
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LITERATURE REVIEW FOR SEX TRAFICKING 5 stages , one finds difficulty in assimilating to be a host in a particular country as they have not oriented to be active members of its economic, cultural and political life.
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